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 H.E. Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi makes a call with the Chairman of the Hajj and Umrah to check on the situation of Iraqi pilgrims

 

 



 


 

 

 

August - 10 – 2019

His Excellency Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi made a phone call with the Chairman of the Commission for Hajj and Umrah Sheikh Khalid Al-Attiyah to check on the situation of Iraqi pilgrims the services provided to them.
His Excellency underscoring the need to ensure the flow of their return to the homeland, He congratulated the Iraqi pilgrims performing Hajj this year, wishing them and all the Muslim pilgrims to accept obedience and return safely to their families, The Prime Minister also offered condolences to the families of the pilgrims who died during the performance of the obligatory duty. The head of the Hajj explained that the number of dead Iraqi pilgrims less than the number last year, which is about six people, We belong to Allah and to Him we shall return, Although the number of Iraqi pilgrims this year reached about 56 thousand from 33 thousand pilgrims last year, He pointed out that the Iraqi Hajj and Umrah follow-up their affairs and needs from sending until the completion of the rituals and return to the homeland, He expressed his thanks for the follow-up and support of the Prime Minister for Pilgrims Affairs and the Iraqi Hajj Mission.
On the other hand, His Excellency Prime Minister congratulated the Chairman of the Hajj on his choice to deliver the official speech on behalf of all the world's pilgrims and asked him to convey his greetings and thanks to the Hajj Authority in Saudi Arabia and to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, the Crown Prince, the Saudi Government and the brotherly Saudi people.


Media Office of the Prime Minister
August - 10 – 2019